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Foreman - Des Moines,IA

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Location: Des Moines, IA, United States
Date Posted: May 10, 2021
Category: Operations Supervisors
Job ID: 72060

Job Description


The Opportunity

Clean Harbors Des Moines, IA is looking for a Foreman (Field Services) to join their safety conscious team! You will be responsible for the supervision of Field Technicians and the tasks they perform on a variety of different projects, as well as ensuring the work is performed on time and within budget while adhering to all Health and Safety requirements.

Position may require travel away from home up to 30% of the year.

Why work for Clean Harbors?

  • Health and Safety is our #1 priority and we live it 3-6-5!
  • Competitive wages, up to $25.00/hour depending on experience with overtime opportunities.
  • Comprehensive health benefits coverage after 30 days of full-time employment;
  • Group 401K with company matching component;
  • Opportunities for growth and development for all the stages of your career.
  • Generous paid time off, company paid training and tuition reimbursement;
  • Positive and safe work environments;

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring that Health and Safety is the number one priority by complying with all safe work practices, policies, and processes and acting in a safe manner at all times;
  • Oversees projects associated with tanks cleaning, plant shutdown, spill cleanup, emergency response and more;
  • Supervises field technicians and emergency response operations;
  • Allocates manpower, organizes crews and delegates job responsibilities for Field Service projects;
  • Verifies that the appropriate equipment is available, allocated and on-site to complete jobs;
  • Ensures all daily paperwork is completed accurately and submitted within a timely manner, including customer billing, permits, audits, etc.;
  • Trains and mentors Field Technicians;
  • Performs other duties and tasks as assigned by management.

What does it take to work for Clean Harbors?

  • Willing to travel away from home up to 30% of the year;
  • Minimum of two (2) years environmental experience required (similar experience will be considered such as; industrial field, heavy construction and/or emergency response);
  • Minimum of one (1) year foreman or supervisory experience required;
  • Class B CDL preferred;
  • Ability to work on-call on a rotational basis.

40-years of sustainability in action. At Clean Harbors, our mission is to create a safer, cleaner environment through the treatment, recycling, and disposal of hazardous materials. Clean Harbors is the leading provider of environmental, energy and industrial services throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico and Puerto Rico.  Everywhere industry meets environment, Clean Harbors is on-site, providing premier environmental, energy and industrial services. We are solving tough problems through innovation and proven methodology – come be part of the solution with us.

Join our safety focused team today!  To learn more about our company, and to apply online for this exciting opportunity, visit us at

Clean Harbors is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate against applicants due to race, ancestry, color, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, religion, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or on the basis of any other federal, state/provincial or local protected class.

Clean Harbors is a Military & Veteran friendly company.


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